Store prescription drugs in locked and secure locations and properly dispose of medications that you no longer need. Partnerships for Success and Central District Health provides lock boxes and drug disposal pouches. You can order these free prescription safety supplies by clicking HERE.
Promote safe medication practices and teach others to do the same.
Avoid self-medicating - talk with your healthcare provider.
Take medication exactly as prescribed.
Remember that most people who misuse prescription drugs get them from family members or friends. As tempting as it might be to share your medication with a friend or roommate, DON'T.
Don't risk your future. Think twice before you take someone else's prescription meds.